Planning a wedding is no piece of cake. Every bride wants a memorable wedding, and from food to decor to dress(es), there are several hundred decisions to make.
Making life easier for brides this year is Pinterest’s 2018 wedding report, which gives great insight into what brides are searching and saving for this year.
Elegant is the theme for this year, with google searches up to 235% for minimalistic, white frosting cakes and 476% for metallic decorations.
Gone are the days when the bride only used flowers as part of her bouquet. Giving guests potted plants as a token is trending, with searches up by 782%. Floral cocktails are also on the rise with +247% on the google search list.
With the wedding all done, honeymoon’s are the perfect getaway for the bride and groom. But perfect comes at a price, and this one is in kind thanks to all the research that goes into planning this. Top honeymoon destinations this year are Switzerland (+856%), African Safari (+219%) and Bali (+145%).
Hair and beauty
Natural looks have been a favorite this year, from red carpet to wedding looks. Messy undos have been widely searched a whopping 1247% while soft waves with side parts settled at 55%.
Complementing the hairstyle, lip gloss and barely there shine have been searched +459% and +343% respectively. But if there’s one way to go big is to accentuate the eyes, and brides have been on trend with long, lush lashes being searched 152% on Pinterest.
Bride and groom entry
The first walk with your groom is an exciting one, as it marks the start of the new phase in your life. Brides aren’t holding back on this one for sure with searching going up 356% for ‘one of a kind arrivals’. These aren’t your regular fancy, vintage car arrivals. The new fancy is now hot air balloons, followed by boats, scooters and choppers.
Pizza anyone? Brides are rooting for this one, with searches up 120% but the clear winner in this race are pretzel bars! Yes, you read that right. With a search percent of 343%, followed by vegan wedding food at 186%. Oh and also, midnight snacks is a strong contender this year as well!